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  • Avalanche Warning for Southern San Luis Valley County, Colorado
  • Avalanche Warning issued February 02 at 6:29AM MST by NWS
  • Effective: Tuesday, February 2, 2016 at 6:29 a.m.
  • Expires: Wednesday, February 3, 2016 at 6:30 a.m.
  • THE FOLLOWING MESSAGE IS TRANSMITTED AT THE REQUEST OF THE
    COLORADO AVALANCHE INFORMATION CENTER.
    AVALANCHE WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR THE CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN
    MOUNTAINS. THE COLORADO AVALANCHE INFORMATION CENTER HAS ISSUED AN
    AVALANCHE WARNING.
    * TIMING...IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM MST TUESDAY THROUGH 6 AM WEDNESDAY
    * AFFECTED AREAS...ELK AND WEST ELK MOUNTAINS...RUBY RANGE...GRAND
    MESA...SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS...UNCOMPAHGRE PLATEAU...LA GARITA
    MOUNTAINS...AND SANGRE DE CRISTO RANGE.
    * AVALANCHE DANGER...THE AVALANCHE DANGER IS HIGH.
    * REASON...AN EXITING WINTER STORM DEPOSITED AMPLE NEW SNOW FALL
    ONTO A WEAK SNOWPACK. AVALANCHE CONDITIONS ARE VERY DANGEROUS.
    NATURAL AND HUMAN TRIGGERED AVALANCHES ARE LIKELY ON SLOPES
    STEEPER THAN ABOUT 30 DEGREES.
    * PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...BACKCOUNTRY TRAVEL IS NOT
    RECOMMENDED. BACKCOUNTRY TRAVELERS SHOULD STAY OFF OF...AND OUT
    FROM UNDERNEATH...SLOPES STEEPER THAN 30 DEGREES.
    CONSULT WWW.COLORADO.GOV/AVALANCHE FOR DETAILED INFORMATION.

  • Avalanche Warning for Southern San Luis Valley County, Colorado
  • Avalanche Warning issued February 02 at 6:29AM MST by NWS
  • Effective: Tuesday, February 2, 2016 at 6:29 a.m.
  • Expires: Wednesday, February 3, 2016 at 6:30 a.m.
  • THE FOLLOWING MESSAGE IS TRANSMITTED AT THE REQUEST OF THE
    COLORADO AVALANCHE INFORMATION CENTER.
    AVALANCHE WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR THE CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN
    MOUNTAINS. THE COLORADO AVALANCHE INFORMATION CENTER HAS ISSUED AN
    AVALANCHE WARNING.
    * TIMING...IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM MST TUESDAY THROUGH 6 AM WEDNESDAY
    * AFFECTED AREAS...ELK AND WEST ELK MOUNTAINS...RUBY RANGE...GRAND
    MESA...SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS...UNCOMPAHGRE PLATEAU...LA GARITA
    MOUNTAINS...AND SANGRE DE CRISTO RANGE.
    * AVALANCHE DANGER...THE AVALANCHE DANGER IS HIGH.
    * REASON...AN EXITING WINTER STORM DEPOSITED AMPLE NEW SNOW FALL
    ONTO A WEAK SNOWPACK. AVALANCHE CONDITIONS ARE VERY DANGEROUS.
    NATURAL AND HUMAN TRIGGERED AVALANCHES ARE LIKELY ON SLOPES
    STEEPER THAN ABOUT 30 DEGREES.
    * PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...BACKCOUNTRY TRAVEL IS NOT
    RECOMMENDED. BACKCOUNTRY TRAVELERS SHOULD STAY OFF OF...AND OUT
    FROM UNDERNEATH...SLOPES STEEPER THAN 30 DEGREES.
    CONSULT WWW.COLORADO.GOV/AVALANCHE FOR DETAILED INFORMATION.